About the Collections 2017-04-24T18:02:47+00:00
ABOUT THE COLLECTIONS
The Windsor Historical Society collections include objects from Native American settlement and the founding of Windsor in 1633 through the present.
  • Ceramics storage room | Pill box

The museum collection consists of approximately 11,000 objects including:

  • decorative arts
  • fine art
  • household objects
  • personal accoutrements
  • archaeological artifacts
  • tools
  • machinery
  • equipment

The library houses extensive historical resources relating to the town of Windsor and its people. Highlights include:

  • thousands of historic photographs
  • 17th-20th century manuscripts (many indexed by date and family name)
  • more than 350 published genealogies of Windsor families
  • family correspondence files
  • subject files
  • vital records, local cemetery records, land records (copies)
  • regional and state histories
  • town annual reports
  • local newspapers
  • Windsor High School yearbooks (1915-present)
  • city directories (1905-present)
  • ephemera
  • maps